The Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by IOP Publishing. It is part of the Journal of Physics series and covers theoretical physics focusing on sophisticated mathematical and computational techniques. It was established in 1968 from the division of the earlier title, Proceedings of the Physical Society.

The journal is divided into six sections covering: statistical physics; chaotic and complex systems; mathematical physics; quantum mechanics and quantum information theory; classical and quantum field theory; fluid and plasma theory.

The editor in chief is Martin R Evans (University of Edinburgh).


The journal is indexed in:

Chemical Abstracts
INIS Atomindex
Astrophysics Data System
Referativny Zhurnal
Zentralblatt MATH
Science Citation Index and SciSearch
Current Contents/Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences

See also

Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter


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